Clement Cinq-Mars

Born: 1918  |  Died: 1983

Clement Cinq-Mars. Sculptor. Wood carver. Longueuil, Quebec. Active mid-20th Century.

Clement Cinq-Mars was sculptor of carvings in Pine and Basswood. He made relief carvings and figures, one is shown (The Embracing Couple)  in From the Heart (1983). His carvings were almost always painted. He signed his work. He is cited in the CCFS.


Ref: The Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies. From The Heart: Folk Art in Canada. McClelland and Stewart, Toronto. 1983.

Ref: Canadian Centre for Folklore Studies. Canadian Museum of Civilization.

Ref: Adrien Levasseur. Website. And:  Sculpteurs en Art Populaire au Quebec, Editions GID, Quebec. 2012.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).